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Pre-Registration Required: Support Group for Parents of Tween Boys (ages 9-14)
April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm One event on 03/27/2017 at 7:00pm One event on 04/24/2017 at 7:00pm One event on 05/22/2017 at 7:00pm
One event on 03/27/2017 at 7:00pm
One event on 04/24/2017 at 7:00pm
One event on 05/22/2017 at 7:00pm
This group provides the opportunity for parents to discuss issues that affect boys on the Asperger/Autism spectrum as they enter puberty. We’ll share our experiences and brainstorm helpful resources and strategies.
Topics may include:
- Helping our sons navigate tween/teen friendships.
- Helping our sons manage their strong emotions.
- Helping them make choices that promote physical and psychological safety.
- Reinforcing their sense of self-esteem at a challenging time.
Support group series consists of eight Mondays. You must register for the entire series.
Facilitator: Stephanie Loo, M.Ed
Cost*: $120 for the first family member; $60 for one additional family member (same address). Active membership is REQUIRED.
*Please note: Last year a generous foundation grant allowed us to charge less for our support groups; this year we do not. However, please do not hesitate to contact AANE if you will need financial assistance in order to participate in the program.
Registration: This group is limited to 12 participants. You must register for the entire series. REGISTER NOW – SPACES FILL QUICKLY.